Colonial Craigslist Sleeper - Micro Center Build

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edited July 2020 in Your Completed Builds
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My friend stumbled upon the case (some old Dell we think) at his work in a pile of scrap, the thing was covered in dust and oil it was a perfect candidate for what we always had in mind to build a scrapyard/craigslist sleeper with older budget parts and

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  • JS_MC
    I love sleepers like this. I think you might be right, maybe Dell or Compaq? Natural patina like that is so hard to fake unless it's had real use over time. Your water cooling loop looks so sick! Especially with the UV/Black-light tones.
  • TSTonyV
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    I love these! The idea of a sleeper PC is always something I've played around with in my head, since I love the concept of sleeper cars as well. 

    People thinking the 2700k is a high end part is pretty funny though. Perhaps they're thinking of the Ryzen 7 2700x? Granted, the 2700k is still serviceable even now. 
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